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Plaque of Humbaba

Period:
Old Babylonian
Date:
ca. 2000–1600 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia
Culture:
Babylonian
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
4.92 x 2.8 in. (12.5 x 7.11 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Elias S. David, in memory of Elias S. David and Edward S. David, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.347.3a, b
Not on view
[Elias S. David, New York (until d. 1969)]; 1969-1974, Mrs. Elias S. David; acquired by the Museum in 1974, gift of Mrs. Elias S. David, Forest Hills, NY.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 105 (Jul. 1,1974 - Jun. 30, 1975), p. 42.
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